The Highlights of Northern Patagonia 4 Days

    What's Included?

  • Hotel *** with breakfast (x3 nights)
  • Excursion
  • Airport transfers in/out - with Spanish/English speaking chauffeur
  • Bilingual Tour guides (Spanish & English)
  • Excursion at La Junta
  • Box Lunch on days 1-3
  • Chile Guru assistance & contact
  • Travel Insurance
  • Entrance Fees
  • PDF & Online itineraries

Here is your chance to explore Northern Carretera Austral in the Aysen region renowned for its warm hospitality and its fascinating beauty. On arrival, you will be transferred from Coyhaique to the beautiful Portezuelo Queulat, Puyuhuapi fjord and town, and then La Junta where you will spend the next two nights.

Day two features an exciting rafting excursion on Palena River and you will end the day in El Sauce Hot Springs for a relaxing time in natural thermal baths. On day three you will depart for Queulat National Park and reach through vibrant vegetation the Queulat Hanging Glacier viewpoint. Then you will continue to Coyhaique, the capital city of the Aysen Region, and discover its rich local culture and profound history.

The last day of the trip takes you back to the airport for your final departure.

Day 1: Arrival Coyhaique - Puyuhuapi - La Junta

Welcome to the Aysen region of northern Patagonia! After your arrival in Balmaceda airport, we will transfer you to La Junta through an incredible scenery of mountains and waterfalls. Along the way, we'll make a short stop in Puyuhuapi, a symbolic town in the history of German colonization of Patagonia Aysén.
Overnight in La Junta.

Day 2: Palena River - El Sauce Hot Springs

After breakfast, we will head out for a full-day rafting tour on the Rosselot and Palena rivers. We will contemplate the beautiful canyon walls and the crystal clear water while listening to the sound of the many birds species present in the area. We will end the tour with a short drive to El Sauce natural hot springs . Here we will have some well-deserved relaxing time in thermal baths in the midst of wild woodland.
Overnight in La Junta.

Note: If you do not wish to take part in the rafting activity, you will have the possibility to visit Puerto Raul Marín Balmaceda, a quiet seaside village, and enjoy a traditional Chilean lunch.

Day 3: La Junta - Queulat National Park - Coyhaique

After breakfast, we will begin our day in Queulat National Park. We will walk through the woods to reach the spectacular Hanging Glacier viewpoint. Finally we will end the tour in Coyhaique, the capital city of the Aysen Region that combines modern and traditional architecture with evergreen forests.
Overnight in Coyhaique.

Day 4: Coyhaique - Departure

After breakfast, we will make sure you arrive at the airport with plenty of time to board your flight to your onward destination.
End of our services.


  • Flights
  • Late check-out
  • Meals (unless otherwise stated)
  • Incidental expenses, e.g tips, beverages etc.
  • Others not mentioned


  • Minimum number of passengers: 2
  • Inquire our suggested clothing list
  • Level of difficulty: Easy but requires good physical conditions for walking and rafting.
    Please note on day 1 your flight should land between 9:30 AM and 10:30 AM


    Cancellation Policy
  • Prior to 90 Days Full refund (Apart from credit card charge minus a $150 cancellation fee)
  • Between 90 Days - 60 Days (80% refund)
  • Between 60 - 30 Days (50% refund)
  • Less than 30 Days no refund

Please note that all our tours and excursions are subject to weather conditions. Many of our excursions take place in challenging environments where Mother Nature plays a big role in the execution of the outings.

Our clients' safety is our top priority and in order to secure the well-being of both the local communities and visitors, we must withhold the right to change or cancel any tour. In cases of tours cancelled for weather reasons, we guarantee a 100% refund.

***In the case of luxury hotels, please check cancellation policy with your travel agent.
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